Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
July 2007

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia




Delson, a village in Laprairie county, Quebec, on the Canadian National Railway, one mile from St. Constant. The name is formed from the first syllable of the word "Delaware" and the last syllable of "Hudson", Delson being the place where the Delaware and Hudson Railway originally joined the Canadian Pacific Railway.


Source: W. Stewart WALLACE, The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 195.


© 2007 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College